News - 15 Jun 2007
Hydro has decided to keep its Structures business, reversing an earlier plan to sell the unit, which produces automotive structural components. Hydro believes that a stronger management, a more...
Article - 28 Jul 2016
Russ Balzer, WorldAutoSteel Technical Director, talks to AZoM about the CO2 emissions surrounding automotive vehicle manufacturing and the benefits of using Advanced High-Strength Steels and design...
News - 9 May 2016
TOKYO, May 9, 2016 — Kobe Steel, Ltd. announces that it will manufacture and sell aluminum extrusions for the automotive sector in the United States. The new business will operate through a...
News - 4 May 2009
Hydro does not rule out further reductions in its production of extruded aluminium automotive components and systems as result of the announcements that automakers General Motors and Chrysler are...
Article - 3 Dec 2002
The low density, high strength properties of titanium make it ideal for use in automotive components in an age where light weight and fuel efficiency are key design factors.
News - 1 Nov 2012
Ford Battery Pack and Citroën Rear Quarter Window with SABIC Materials Recognized among Year's Best Automotive Plastic Innovations
SABIC's Innovative Plastics business today commended...
News - 22 Oct 2012
Sweden: To meet increasingly stricter demands from the automotive industry, the popularity of Ultra High Strength Docol MZE steels from SSAB, which feature an electro galvanized coating, have...
News - 16 Sep 2009
Most of the world's leading automobile manufacturers are unveiling their newest models at the International Motor Show 2009 in Frankfurt. Hydro is right in front, delivering lightweight aluminium...
News - 4 Sep 2007
Basell compounds are being used to produce nearly all of the polypropylene (PP) components for General Motor’s European model, the Opel Corsa. Reinforced Hostacom and Hifax grades have been selected...
News - 28 Jul 2016
Trees that are removed during forest restoration projects could find their way into car bumpers and fenders as part of a study led by Srikanth Pilla of Clemson University.